Ostrya's Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' x 1 Dying Down
Ostrya's Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' Care Instructions
Look to ensure a distance 4.68 inches (12.0 cm) between seeds when sowing - cover at a depth of at least 0.49 inches (1.25 cm) deep if you are going to sow this directly in the garden.
Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' normally grows to a mature height of 1.50 metres (that's 4.88 feet imperial) so ensure you have enough space in your garden for this plant.
Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' likes a position of full sun light, which is a perfect fit for your garden.
Remember to water often.
Your garden's USDA Hardiness Zone (5b) is within the ideal range for Sunflower 'Lemon Queen'. The recommended range is between Zone 4 and 9.
Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' requires a soil ph of 5.7 - 8.1 meaning it does best in acidic to alkaline soil.
More information about Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' is available in the Folia gardener's wiki. All Sunflower 'Lemon Queen' Care Instructions have been kindly provided by our members.
25 Sep 2011
Dying Down day 134
This plant is turning yellow and seeds are pretty dry.
23 Aug 2011
Almost all of the flower buds are open now.
13 Aug 2011
Topping out at 9 feet, this one is beginning to bloom.
13 Aug 2011
Reviewed day 91
The Lemon Queen has exceeded expectations in how tall it has grown and how many flowers it is growing. It has about a dozen blooms and it is has reached 9 feet tall.
12 Jul 2011
Growing day 59
Almost as tall as the Mammoth and Skyscraper. (behind the tall ones in this photo)
26 May 2011
Sprouting day 12
14 May 2011
Sown day 0